AgTech takes IoT twittersphere

AgTech takes IoT twittersphere

AgTech has been buzzing on social media for some time now, but we here at Autumn noticed it take off this week with a flutter of really interesting articles capturing our attention from across the world. This is an industry that has huge potential as it requires focus on key environmental and social issues of food, water and environmental sustainability. Read some of our favourite…

IoT news from across the web

IoT news from across the web

We’ve been stalking the internet and social media for the best stories of the last week to bring to you in one place. Here are just some of our favourites: How Large NGOs Are Using Data to Transform Themselves How Blockchain Technology Can Reinvent The Power Grid The Internet of Things is Helping to Combat Climate Change Protecting the rainforests with IoT and recycled phones Finally,…

Protecting the environment with IoT

Protecting the environment with IoT

The twitter-sphere and the media have been super excited by Google’s latest foray in the IoT in the home not to mention the update to Amazon’s Dot, while TechCrunch has been looking into the future of connected cars. Interesting and a good read, but we over here at Autumn have been taken in by this article  that shows how we can use existing IoT hardware and…

Arduino Humidity and Temperature Sensor Tutorial

Arduino Humidity and Temperature Sensor Tutorial

Arduino Humidity & Temperature Sensor – Ethernet As an easy intro project to get an Ardunio connected up to the web and Autumn we are going to build a temperature and humidity monitor. The monitor will make use of the DHT22 sensor it’s super easy to use and pretty easy to buy online. We will be connecting this to our Ardunio board via a couple…

Our connected world, are we there yet?

Our connected world, are we there yet?

The idea of a connected world is more of a reality than science fiction. But what does it really mean? What are the benefits? The idea of how technology interacts with the real world is something that has inspired me for a very long time. A chance visit to a dairy farm in 2000 meant I got a chance to look at the tech around…